Stay-cation Quiz

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About This Quiz

Think you know all there is to know about vacationing on a budget? Forget the discount travel deals and maximize your vacation value with a summer stay-cation.

Which popular theme park boasts the highest annual attendance rates?

The Magic Kingdom welcomes 17 million guests a year, making it the most-visited theme park in the world.

On average, how much do couples typically spend per day of vacation time?

According to a AAA survey, a party of two will spend $244 per day on average, with higher costs in exotic locals like Hawaii.

Which modern-day treasure hunt relies on GPS technology to locate hidden caches?

Seek buried treasure on your next stay-cation with Geocache.com, or hide your own treasure for others to find.

How much carbon is produced per mile of air travel?

According to the Carbon Fund, air travel contributes 0.18 to 0.24 kilograms of carbon per passenger mile.

How many national parks are managed by the U.S. National Parks Service?

The 394 parks in the United States cover more than 84 million miles (135 million kilometers).

How many states house at least one national park?

With the exception of Delaware, every state is home to at least one national park.

What percentage of Americans don't take all their available vacation time?

A staggering 43 percent of people skip vacations or use only a portion of the time offered by their employers.

How much does the average U.S. zoo charge for a child ticket?

At $5.53 per child and $9.01 per adult, zoos can help you have fun as a family without breaking the budget.

How much would it cost you in entrance fees to visit every U.S. national park?

With an America the Beautiful pass, you get unlimited access to all 394 parks for just $80.

How much does it cost to visit the Smithsonian Air and Space Muesum in Washington DC?

This museum, which gets more than 5 million visitors each year, offers free admissionm making it the perfect stay-cation activity for locals.

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